In 2018, Athens, TN had a population of 52.8k people with a median age of 42.7 and a median household income of $41,398. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Athens, TN grew from 52,569 to 52,773, a 0.388% increase and its median household income grew from $39,990 to $41,398, a 3.52% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Athens, TN are White (Non-Hispanic) (89.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.72%), White (Hispanic) (2.78%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.93%), and Other (Hispanic) (0.874%). 0% of the households in Athens, TN speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 98.2% of the residents in Athens, TN are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in Athens, TN was $125,300, and the homeownership rate was 74.3%. Most people in Athens, TN drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 22.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Athens, TN was 2 cars per household.